The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineering
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 16 18 10
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -8
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 75 107 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 12.14% 13.84% 14.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.04% 17.01% 16.48%
Number of salaries quoted 73 101 121
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.29% +8.75%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
534 629 825
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 86.41% 81.37% 85.94%
Number of salaries quoted 489 590 668
Median salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +4.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Southampton region citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Southampton region.

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Southampton

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Southampton

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Southampton region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 69 (46.31%) C++
2 61 (40.94%) C#
3 58 (38.93%) JavaScript
4 57 (38.26%) Linux
5 56 (37.58%) Agile Software Development
6 50 (33.56%) CSS
6 50 (33.56%) HTML
7 45 (30.20%) Python
8 41 (27.52%) PHP
8 41 (27.52%) MVC
9 40 (26.85%) .NET
9 40 (26.85%) Java
10 38 (25.50%) OOP
10 38 (25.50%) OO
11 37 (24.83%) TDD
12 36 (24.16%) AngularJS
13 35 (23.49%) HTML5
14 34 (22.82%) Windows
15 31 (20.81%) Computer Science
16 30 (20.13%) C
17 29 (19.46%) Degree
18 28 (18.79%) Node.js
19 27 (18.12%) Microsoft
20 26 (17.45%) LAMP
20 26 (17.45%) Multithreading
21 25 (16.78%) Git (software)
21 25 (16.78%) SQL
22 24 (16.11%) SQL Server
23 23 (15.44%) Scrum
24 22 (14.77%) Mathematics

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (7.38%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (6.71%) Apache
3 8 (5.37%) nginx
4 4 (2.68%) Drupal
5 3 (2.01%) MS Exchange
6 2 (1.34%) CMS
6 2 (1.34%) IIS
7 1 (0.67%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.67%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.67%) OpenROAD
Applications
1 2 (1.34%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.34%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 22 (14.77%) SaaS
2 17 (11.41%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (11.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.01%) Office 365
4 2 (1.34%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.67%) IaaS
5 1 (0.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (14.77%) TCP/IP
2 10 (6.71%) Network Security
3 5 (3.36%) Unified Communications
4 4 (2.68%) Internet
5 3 (2.01%) DNS
5 3 (2.01%) Firewall
5 3 (2.01%) LDAP
5 3 (2.01%) SSL
5 3 (2.01%) VoIP
5 3 (2.01%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (16.11%) SQL Server
2 16 (10.74%) MySQL
3 14 (9.40%) NoSQL
3 14 (9.40%) Relational Database
4 11 (7.38%) RDBMS
5 8 (5.37%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (4.70%) Big Data
7 3 (2.01%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (1.34%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.67%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.67%) HBase
9 1 (0.67%) Ingres
9 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.67%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 25 (16.78%) Git (software)
2 13 (8.72%) Subversion
3 11 (7.38%) Visual Studio
4 10 (6.71%) Selenium
5 9 (6.04%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (4.03%) HP UFT
7 5 (3.36%) Jenkins
8 4 (2.68%) Trac
9 3 (2.01%) SoapUI
10 2 (1.34%) Cucumber
10 2 (1.34%) JIRA
10 2 (1.34%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.67%) Bugzilla
General
1 21 (14.09%) Electronics
2 13 (8.72%) Finance
3 1 (0.67%) Aerospace
3 1 (0.67%) Automotive
3 1 (0.67%) Back Office
3 1 (0.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 90 (60.40%) Software Engineer
2 37 (24.83%) Developer
3 34 (22.82%) Senior Software Engineer
4 26 (17.45%) C++ Software Engineer
5 23 (15.44%) Lead Software Engineer
6 18 (12.08%) Software Developer
7 16 (10.74%) PHP Developer
8 15 (10.07%) Linux Engineer
8 15 (10.07%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
9 14 (9.40%) Senior Developer
10 13 (8.72%) Technical Leader
11 12 (8.05%) C# Developer
12 11 (7.38%) PHP Software Engineer
13 10 (6.71%) C# Software Engineer
14 9 (6.04%) C# Software Developer
15 8 (5.37%) .NET Developer
15 8 (5.37%) Graduate
16 7 (4.70%) Cloud Developer
16 7 (4.70%) Junior
16 7 (4.70%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (33.56%) CSS
1 50 (33.56%) HTML
2 40 (26.85%) .NET
3 36 (24.16%) AngularJS
4 35 (23.49%) HTML5
5 28 (18.79%) Node.js
6 26 (17.45%) LAMP
7 20 (13.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 17 (11.41%) Symfony
9 14 (9.40%) ASP.NET
9 14 (9.40%) jQuery
10 13 (8.72%) CSS3
10 13 (8.72%) WPF
11 12 (8.05%) ASP.NET MVC
11 12 (8.05%) Laravel
11 12 (8.05%) RESTful
12 11 (7.38%) ASP.NET Web API
12 11 (7.38%) WCF
13 10 (6.71%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 10 (6.71%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 31 (20.81%) Computer Science
2 16 (10.74%) Algorithms
3 10 (6.71%) Client/Server
4 7 (4.70%) BBC
4 7 (4.70%) Smart Energy
5 3 (2.01%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.34%) iPad
6 2 (1.34%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.34%) User Experience
7 1 (0.67%) Device Driver
7 1 (0.67%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.67%) EFT
7 1 (0.67%) EPoS
7 1 (0.67%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.67%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 57 (38.26%) Linux
2 34 (22.82%) Windows
3 20 (13.42%) Unix
4 12 (8.05%) Android
5 4 (2.68%) Apple iOS
6 3 (2.01%) Ubuntu
6 3 (2.01%) VMS
6 3 (2.01%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.67%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (37.58%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (27.52%) MVC
3 38 (25.50%) OO
3 38 (25.50%) OOP
4 37 (24.83%) TDD
5 26 (17.45%) Multithreading
6 23 (15.44%) Scrum
7 22 (14.77%) Mathematics
8 20 (13.42%) Physics
9 15 (10.07%) OO PHP
10 14 (9.40%) BDD
11 13 (8.72%) Multithreaded Programming
11 13 (8.72%) SDLC
11 13 (8.72%) Web Development
12 11 (7.38%) Domain-Driven Design
12 11 (7.38%) Information Security
13 10 (6.71%) OOD
13 10 (6.71%) Unit Testing
14 9 (6.04%) Continuous Integration
14 9 (6.04%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 69 (46.31%) C++
2 61 (40.94%) C#
3 58 (38.93%) JavaScript
4 45 (30.20%) Python
5 41 (27.52%) PHP
6 40 (26.85%) Java
7 30 (20.13%) C
8 25 (16.78%) SQL
9 11 (7.38%) F#
10 9 (6.04%) Perl
11 7 (4.70%) MATLAB
11 7 (4.70%) PHP 7
12 6 (4.03%) R
12 6 (4.03%) Ruby
13 5 (3.36%) Shell Script
14 3 (2.01%) Embedded C++
14 3 (2.01%) PHP 5
15 2 (1.34%) Delphi
15 2 (1.34%) Go
15 2 (1.34%) Scala
Qualifications
1 29 (19.46%) Degree
2 18 (12.08%) PhD
3 7 (4.70%) ISTQB
3 7 (4.70%) Security Cleared
4 5 (3.36%) ISEB
4 5 (3.36%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.67%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.05%) QA
System Software
1 8 (5.37%) Docker
2 7 (4.70%) Firmware
3 1 (0.67%) HDFS
3 1 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (2.01%) FreeIPA
1 3 (2.01%) Nagios
1 3 (2.01%) Puppet
Vendors
1 27 (18.12%) Microsoft
2 18 (12.08%) Zend
3 7 (4.70%) Sony
3 7 (4.70%) Twitter
4 4 (2.68%) Oracle
5 1 (0.67%) Borland
5 1 (0.67%) Cloudera
5 1 (0.67%) Google
5 1 (0.67%) Hortonworks
5 1 (0.67%) VMware
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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